"Singers — nothing sounds like you. For better or worse there is only one of you. Don't homogenize your sound by making it just like the next."

  • Born Lalah Hathaway on Dec. 16, 1968, in Chicago, Illinois

  • Lalah Hathaway's 1990 self-titled debut album peaked in the Top 20 on Billboard's Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart, with her single "Heaven Knows" reaching No. 3 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. Her GRAMMY-winning Lalah Hathaway Live landed at No. 2 on the R&B Albums chart in 2015.

  • Hathaway earned her first career GRAMMY for 2013 for Best R&B Performance for "Something" with Snarky Puppy. The following three years she earned Best Traditional R&B Performance GRAMMYs for "Jesus Children" (2014), "Little Ghetto Boy" (2015) and "Angel" (2016).

  • Did you know? Hathaway is the daughter of legendary GRAMMY-winning soul singer Donny Hathaway.

  • In 2011 Hathaway participated in a panel discussion and gave a special performance at the GRAMMY Museum in honor of the late R&B singer/songwriter Teena Marie.

  • Hathaway has mentored students via the Elevate Hope Foundation, an organization dedicated to providing abused and abandoned children an alternative method of therapy through music and the arts.



Lalah Hathaway

"Singers — nothing sounds like you. For better or worse there is only one of you. Don't homogenize your sound by making it just like the next."

  • Born Lalah Hathaway on Dec. 16, 1968, in Chicago, Illinois

  • Lalah Hathaway's 1990 self-titled debut album peaked in the Top 20 on Billboard's Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart, with her single "Heaven Knows" reaching No. 3 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. Her GRAMMY-winning Lalah Hathaway Live landed at No. 2 on the R&B Albums chart in 2015.

  • Hathaway earned her first career GRAMMY for 2013 for Best R&B Performance for "Something" with Snarky Puppy. The following three years she earned Best Traditional R&B Performance GRAMMYs for "Jesus Children" (2014), "Little Ghetto Boy" (2015) and "Angel" (2016).

  • Did you know? Hathaway is the daughter of legendary GRAMMY-winning soul singer Donny Hathaway.

  • In 2011 Hathaway participated in a panel discussion and gave a special performance at the GRAMMY Museum in honor of the late R&B singer/songwriter Teena Marie.

  • Hathaway has mentored students via the Elevate Hope Foundation, an organization dedicated to providing abused and abandoned children an alternative method of therapy through music and the arts.



GRAMMY Award Results for Lalah Hathaway

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Wins
Best Traditional R&B Performance
Angel
Best R&B Album
Lalah Hathaway Live
 
Wins
Best Traditional R&B Performance
Little Ghetto Boy
 
Wins
Best Traditional R&B Performance
Jesus Children
 
Wins
Best R&B Performance
Something
 
Nominations
Best Gospel Performance
He's Been Just That Good
 
Nominations
Best Female R&B Vocal Performance
That Was Then

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